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[DSA954] DSA-954-1 wine Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
H D Moore has discovered that Wine, a free implementation of the Microsoft
Windows APIs, inherits a design flaw from the Windows GDI API, which may
lead to the execution of code through GDI escape functions in WMF files.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not seem to be affected by this
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your wine packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-954
Threat Level: High
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